Health and Safety Association New Zealand


Scholarships & training

HASANZ Scholarships and training programmes support capability and capacity growth in health and safety advice and services.

2023 Scholarship Awards

Minister of Workplace Relations and Safety Brooke van Velden announces 16 more HASANZ Scholarships, including our 100th scholarship!

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2023 Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE) Scholarships Applications are closed.

HASANZ is happy to announce a new round of HASANZ Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE) Scholarships. This special category of scholarships was created to grow the number of fully qualified HFE professionals across all levels and to attract new people into the HFE discipline.

HASANZ would like to thank WorkSafe New Zealand for supporting this initiative and the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of New Zealand (HFESNZ) for helping to drive it forward. Our thanks also go to the members of the evaluation panel: Dr Vanessa Beanland, Dr Steven Kolose and Bikram Pandey.

2023 Applications are now closed

The 2023 round of HASANZ Scholarships applications are closed for this year. You are welcome to apply next year.

HASANZ welcomes applications from people already working in health and safety or those who want to move into a career in health and safety. Successful candidates could receive up to $10,000* over two years to put towards tertiary study in health and safety. They also receive mentoring and practical experience, including field day and networking opportunities with industry representatives.


The HASANZ Scholarships Programme is helping to grow the professional health and safety workforce to ensure businesses have access to quality health and safety advice and services for years to come.

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Online Courses for Aspiring Hazardous Substances Professionals

Hazardous substances professional training pathway.

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Health & Safety Generalist career pathway initiative

Supporting the industry to address the growing need for more professionals.

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